Celosia argentea seeds mature in Oct.
【Common name】Wild Coxcomb
【Latin name】Celosia argentea
Celosia argentea seeds
- 【Harvest time, size, shape】seeds black and shiny, parvules, kidney-shaped round
【Habitat】Growing in the wilds, roadsides, ravine, bench lands and loose soil like sand dune, etc.
【Flower】flowers white or purple red
【Blooming period】May to July
【Fruiting period】August to September.
【Seeding time】in spring
【Moisture, soil, temperature】Prefers moderate climate. Not picky at soil. Avoid salt and alkali, clay and swamp.
【Medicinal parts】seeds. Chinese name: Qingxiangzi.
【Harvest & Processing】Harvested from Aug-Oct, cut the aboveground parts or spica, sun-dried; rub out seeds, removed impurities and sun-dried.
【Main components】Mainly contains fatty oil and rich potassium nitrate.
【Pharmacological effect】Anti-bacterial, intraocular-tension-lowering.
【Property】Bitter, cool, non-toxic. Disperse wind and heat and clearing liver fire.
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